Lecturer of Spanish
Office: 320 Daniel
Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder (2006); M.A., Michigan State University (2000)
Dolores Martín Armas was born in the Canary Islands, Spain. She has a degree in Hispanic Philology from the Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. She got her Master’s degree in Spanish at Michigan State University and her Ph.D. in Spanish Literature at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Dr. Martin’s field of interest is gender studies in the Spanish novel. She has just published her first book, El amor lesbiano como sustituto del amor materno en cuatro novelas españolas: Julia, El amor es un juego solitario, Efectos secundarios y Beatriz y los cuerpos celestes (Edwin Mellen Press, 2013).
The Iota Phi Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi
Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society (La Sociedad Nacional Honoraria Hispánica), was established on November 14, 1919, at the University of California Berkeley. The Society's insignia is the royal seal of Fernando and Isabel, representing Castille, León and Aragón. Sigma Delta Pi's colors are red and gold, its flower is the red carnation, and its motto is the Greek phrase “Spanías Didagéi Proágomen” meaning “Let's go forth/continue forth under the teaching/guidance of the Spanish language.”Faculty Adviser: Dr. Dolores Martín Armas Official link: http://www.sigmadeltapi.org/index.html